Target hiring 6,000 seasonal employees in Chicago, holding events at all locations

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Holiday season is approaching which means stores are hiring seasonal workers!

Target announced they planned to hire 6,000 additional team members in Chicago this holiday season.

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There will be two national hiring events, taking place in every Target location this upcoming weekend.

Hiring event details:
When: Friday, October 11-Sunday, October 13
Time: 10: 00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

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Target said seasonal workers will start around $13/hour.

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Interested candidates will have the opportunity to meet directly with Target store leaders and interview on the spot. Eligible candidates can also receive a conditional job offer during the weekend events.

Applicants can also apply in advance online at TargetSeasonalJobs.com to secure and select a specific interview time.
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